A further Punch against Copyrights on the Internet in Sight – this time in the EU

Martin Schweiger has published an article on LinkedIn.


Court decisions based on Copyright claims are very difficult to enforce against infringers, especially when the infringers can easily run away – as it is the case in the Internet. This is going to be worse. Or better, if seen from the perspective of an Internet user.

Until now, there were still ways to prevent some of the Copyright infringements – at least in Germany, if done over public Wifi hotspots provided at commercial establishments, such as cafés and retail shops.


This will very likely soon be history.


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